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News related to the wider world of biotechnology and healthcare developments and the adjoining investment landscape, with Grace Century’s expert views and opinions.

Doctors vs. Electronic Health Records

“The EHRs in the market place are not built around the problems in healthcare, but by code writers and around a set of government standards, that does not make the system any smarter,? says Scott Wolf CEO of Grace Century. “Our project, the Quantum Group, their platform solves the problems and is extremely user friendly. … Continue reading Doctors vs. Electronic Health Records

Are electronic health records safe? Tech is not fool proof!

After the recent hacking scandal of so many retailers and banks, many question the integrity and safety of the ?cloud,” says Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century.?This article makes a great point, that like anything else… including our finances and credit records, it is ultimately each individuals responsibility to keep vigilant on their own personal … Continue reading Are electronic health records safe? Tech is not fool proof!

Could healthcare be the next windfall for tech funds?

According to Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century, “With demographics in favor of the healthcare sector, and technology moving in favor of health related ventures, venture capitalists smell blood. The one thing they never tell you is that when it comes to a pure start-up, it is very difficult to get funding after the ‘dot-com … Continue reading Could healthcare be the next windfall for tech funds?

Your smartphone is not that smart… yet!

“There is just no way to skirt around HIPAA privacy rules,? says Scott wolf, CEO of Grace Century. ?While the mobile phone manufactuers like Apple are keen to supply you with as many health related apps as they can, regulation is the engine?s governor with regulation?s web and ‘patients? rights’ concerns.?

Medical cast using 3D printing could heal broken bones faster

As new innovations, such as the 3-D printer take hold, Grace Century continues to search for the next ?big thing? in life sciences and healthcare. According to Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century, “The Osteiod is exactly the kind of product that we look for to bring value to our investors in the right space. … Continue reading Medical cast using 3D printing could heal broken bones faster

Survey showed doctors are increasing their use of electronic medical records – really?

According to Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century, ?My university statistician professor started the very first day of class by saying ‘100% of the people who ate pickles in 1742′ died. Therefore pickles cause death.’ That comment has stuck with me over the years on just how much statistics can be manipulated to anyone?s benefit.” … Continue reading Survey showed doctors are increasing their use of electronic medical records – really?

Regenerative medicine specialists seeing results using stem cell treatments for musculoskeletal pain

The search for a cure and relef in all areas of healthcare will not stop any time soon… Stem cell therapy for Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD) By Dr. Scott Brandt August 23, 2014, 12:39 pm

Pioneering stem cell treatment could offer hope to 750,000 heart patients

As universities and research centers around the world, continue to unravel the wonders of stem cells, we will consistently continue to read about studies and hear about promising news from many sources. We are experiencing the stem cell revolution, and the possibilities are endless. “We know one thing for sure, the younger the cells are … Continue reading Pioneering stem cell treatment could offer hope to 750,000 heart patients

Telemedicine and mobile healthcare trends in greater demand

Trends such as telemedicine and mobility are quickly becoming not only accepted, but demanded by both providers and users in the healthcare sector,? says Scott Wolf, Director of Research and CEO of Grace Century. According to Wolf and just as the article below articulates, Grace Century’s Quantum Group project has been incorporating the telemedicine capability … Continue reading Telemedicine and mobile healthcare trends in greater demand

Electronic Health Records and the use patients? work information to address health issues

One of the key benefits associated with electronic health records is data mining,? says Scott Wolf, Director of Reserach and CEO of Grace Century. Never before have we been able to gather, sort, and turn raw data into useable information in relation to healthcare. This information obviously is a key ingredient in our project, The … Continue reading Electronic Health Records and the use patients? work information to address health issues

Like “bees to honey”–the potential of health apps and smartphones

Like bees to honey?…everybody can see the potential of health apps and smartphones,? says Scott Wolf, CEO of Grace Century. “We have seen this happening for years now,” according to Noel Guillama, President of The Quantum Group Inc., Grace Century’s electronic medical record project. “There are plenty of patents pending in the healthcare app space, … Continue reading Like “bees to honey”–the potential of health apps and smartphones

Brain damage caused by strokes could be repaired thanks to a new stem cell treatment

Hope for future treatment of thousands of stroke sufferers from stem cells Brain damage caused by strokes could be repaired thanks to a new treatment which could revolutionise the treatment for the deadly condition. This is one of the many breakthrough and promising studies being done using a person?s own stem cells. As we have … Continue reading Brain damage caused by strokes could be repaired thanks to a new stem cell treatment

Grace Century?s Electronic Health Records Project, The Quantum Group, Signs $10 Million Funding Agreement with U.K.?s Pro-Activ Group

For Immediate Release Contact: Laurie Pehar Borsh PR LauriePeharBorsh@LPBPR.com PR@gracecentury.com +1-8009152151×706 Ras Al Khaimah, UAE (July 29, 2014)?Grace Century, has announced that a $10M allotment in Preferred Series AA, 5% has been agreed with U.K.?s joint relationship between Pro-Activ Group and Property Accountancy & Management Ltd. to advance the EHR (electronic health record) project with … Continue reading Grace Century?s Electronic Health Records Project, The Quantum Group, Signs $10 Million Funding Agreement with U.K.?s Pro-Activ Group

Pioneering Doctor Uses Toddler’s Own Cells to Build Trachea

NBC Nightlly News Published online: June 27, 2014 Our cells are the strongest and most adaptive when we are young.

Dental stem cells may assist stroke patients

British Dental Journal 216, 612 (2014) Published online: 13 June 2014 | doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2014.469 Stem cells from teeth can develop and form complex networks of brain-like cells, according to laboratory studies undertaken at the University of Adelaide’s Centre for Stem Cell Research. Although these cells haven’t developed into fully fledged neurons, researchers believe it’s just a … Continue reading Dental stem cells may assist stroke patients

Health-Care Providers Want Patients to Read Medical Records, Spot Errors

By Laura Landro – June 9, 2014 7:02 p.m. ET More health care providers are encouraging patients to correct errors in their medical records, allowing them to view their doctors’ notes about them online, and add their own thoughts. WSJ’s Laura Landro discusses with Tanya Rivero on Lunch Break. Photo: Getty Health-care providers are giving … Continue reading Health-Care Providers Want Patients to Read Medical Records, Spot Errors

UAE world’s top destination for professionals: LinkedIn

By Shuchita Kapur – Wednesday, June 04, 2014 The UAE is the most popular work destination for professionals, according to a new report by professional networking site LinkedIn, which also reveals that India is the leading provider of expat talent to the UAE. The findings are based on a global study of 300 million members … Continue reading UAE world’s top destination for professionals: LinkedIn

Stem cell therapy shows promise for multiple sclerosis in mouse model

La Jolla, California – Monday, May 19, 2014, 10:00 Hrs [IST] Mice crippled by an autoimmune disease similar to multiple sclerosis (MS) regained the ability to walk and run after a team of researchers led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), University of Utah and University of California (UC), Irvine implanted human stem … Continue reading Stem cell therapy shows promise for multiple sclerosis in mouse model